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Hevesy, George Charles de Line breaks: George Charles de Hev¦esy
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛvəʃi/

Definition of Hevesy, George Charles de in English:

(1885–1966), Hungarian-born radiochemist. He studied radioisotopes and invented the technique of labelling with isotopic tracers. Hevesy was also co-discoverer of the element hafnium (1923). Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1943).
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